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Old 03-10-2009, 08:31 AM   #1
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My suspension creaks!

When i go over a gutter or bump usually first thing in the morning, my whole car creaks as if it is "stretching" for the day, this is odd because i have never hear of anything like that before.. Any ideas?

I am taking it to the dealership today, because my E-Brake doesnt work, my Driver Airbag light is on and i will mention the suspension. (4 year Bumper to Bumper)


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Old 03-10-2009, 09:54 AM   #2
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Let us know what they say. Mine does it too but i believe it is because of my poly bushings.
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Most creaks and grons are the result of worn or bound bushings or the springs moving in the upper or lower spring seats. It doesn't take much movement to cause noises.
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grease the bushings they get dry
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grease the bushings they get dry
What would be the proper grease to use for this application?

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HA! They looked my VIN up and said i did not have a 4 year bumper to bumper, and i am paying for it... I need to get some paper work or something, They said i need to set up an appointment too.

Oh and get this... On my way to FORD, my airbag light turned off.

It was like, (" I since a FORD dealership in the future! ")

Anyways.
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What would be the proper grease to use for this application?

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I would assume just regular grease, the stuff in the tin? The red stuff?
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mine creaked when i turned the wheel, and it made a rattling noise in the front. it was the sway bar links. so i got some moogs! th stock ones are made cheap!
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